Meizu is all set to make its appearance in the market with a new launch Meizu M5s. It is expected to compete itself with all the mid-range phones available. Although the price of the handset is not yet announced, it is still assumed to be a mid-range phone. Mid-range phones are easy to get popular amongst the young generation who seek more features in the least rate. With most of the population carrying more than one SIM can opt for this phone. It has dual SIM slots for GSM with nanohybrid type. Meizu is now working on the higher version of this handset which is Meizu Pro 7. The launch date of Meizu M5s is expected to be 25 April 2017 which is not yet official. The leaked pictures of this handset show that it is an average looking phone with the metal body and home button.
Meizu M5s is expected to have 5.2 HD screen display with the screen resolution of 720 x 1280 pixels. The handset is assumed to have a display of IPS LCD type with 70.27 % of the screen to body ratio. This phone is expected to have multi-touch and capacitive touch screen with the protective screen made of Corning Gorilla glass. The specifications of this phone talk about its dimensions to be 148.2 x 72.53 x 8.4 mm and weight to be 138 grams (4.86 oz). The body of the phone will give the customers the option of rose gold, silver gray and gold colors to pick from.
The phone has the octa-core processor of 1.3 GHz and has options of 2/ 3/ 4 GB in terms of RAM. It is an Android phone with the version 6.0 marshmallow. Meizu M5s is seen in two varied listings of M612Q and M612M having exactly the same specifics. It also gives the options of internal memory as 16/ 32/ 64 GB. The graphics include Mali- T860 MP2 and the chipset is of Media Tek MT6750 type. Meizu M5s is assumed to have the expandable memory up to 128 GB. The handset is also expected to have a variety of sensors like fingerprint sensor in the front, light sensor, gyroscope, proximity sensor, and accelerometer.
It is expected to have 5 MP resolutions for the front camera with no flash. The rear camera will have 13 MP with 4128 x 3096 pixels of image resolution. Also, the rear camera will have the features of autofocus and dual LED flash. Some of the camera features will include a touch to focus, digital zoom, face detection and auto flash. The settings in the camera will be including ISO control and exposure compensation. There will be two shooting modes for shots- high dynamic range mode and continuous shooting. This handset is also expected to have a video recording of 1920x 1080 @ 30 fps.
Meizu M5s comes with a Li-ion battery of capacity 2930 mAh. The phone battery does not have the user replaceable option but features the option of quick charging. The phone specifics does not talk of wireless charging. M5s is expected to support 4G, 3G, and 2G. This handset has options in bands for 4G of TD-LTE 2300 (band 40) and FD-LTE 1800 (band 3), for 3G it is UMTS 2100 / 900 MHz, and that of 2G is GSM 1800/ 1900/ 850/ 900 MHz. The connectivity options include Wi-Fi of 802.11 b/g/n, GPRS, EDGE, mobile hotspot, Bluetooth of v4.1 and A-GPS. It does not support NFC but will be having USB connectivity of micro USB 2.0. The phone also has an audio jack of 3.5mm and the loudspeaker.
With loaded features in the mid-range price, Meizu M5s also has few limitations. Consider both the advantages and limitations of this handset before you opt to buy it for yourself or gift it to your loved one:WHAT WE LIKED